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Description: Rookery Farmhouse
Date Listed: 29 April 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 234574
OS Grid Reference: SP6663944256
OS Grid Coordinates: 466639, 244256
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0926, -1.0287
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SILVERSTONE CHURCH STREET
SP6644 (North side)
13/64 Rookery Farmhouse
29/04/76 (Formerly listed as The
Farmhouse. Dated 1659. Coursed limestone rubble, slate roof, brick end and ridge
stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys and attic. Range facing road has 6-panel door with
moulded wood surround, timber lintel and rustic porch. C20 bay window to right,
3-light casement window to left with timber lintel and similar windows to first
floor. Return wing has C20 bay window to gable end, a 3-light casement to first
floor, a 2-light casement to attic floor, both with timber lintels and datestone
in between inscribed RR 1659. Quoins and stone-coped gables with kneelers.
Single-storey extension to left. Interior: ogee stop-chamfered spine beams, open
fireplace with cambered chamfered bressumer, fitted corner cupboard with shaped
shelves and panelled doors with H hinges, staircase with slender turned
balusters, and collar-truss roof with clasped principals.
Listing NGR: SP6663944256
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Source: English Heritage
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